Jeffrey S. Alderman, MD, MS, FACP

Jeffrey Alderman, M.D., M.S. is Associate Dean for Medical Education at the University of Tulsa, where he serves as the Barbara Yetter Roth chair in Community Medicine. Dr. Alderman is a teacher and student of health care policy and systems – focusing on ways to improve the delivery of care to broad and diverse populations. He also is a long-time hospice and palliative medicine physician in the Tulsa community, where he continues to provide end-of-life care and hospice servicesDr. Alderman hopes to empower students and patients alike with the tools to live their healthiest lives.


After earning a Master’s degree in Health Care Delivery Science at Dartmouth College, Dr. Alderman served as medical director of the Sooner Health Access Network – a care management program designed to coordinate care for Medicaid patients across the state of Oklahoma. He later moved to the University of Tulsa, where he directs health delivery science education, and oversees projects designed to improve the health of communities – including the Tulsa Mental Health Plan. He speaks locally and nationally on issues of value-driven care and social determinates of health.